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Progressive Consumption Taxation By Marc Habbema
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Progressive Consumption Taxation. Theoretical Effects and Practical Considerations. This book adresses (almost) all aspects of personal consumption taxation. This type of taxation can act as a... More > replacement for the current personal income taxation. Special attention is given to the Dutch applicability.< Less
Progressive Consumption Taxation By Marc Habbema
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Progressive Consumption Taxation. Theoretical Effects and Practical Considerations. This book adresses (almost) all aspects of personal consumption taxation. This type of taxation can act as a... More > replacement for the current personal income taxation. Special attention is given to the Dutch applicability.< Less
The Theory of the Leisure Class: An Economic Study of Institutions, Conspicuous Consumption, Fashion and Traditions By Thorstein Veblen
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Thorstein Veblen's groundbreaking treatise upon the evolution of the affluent classes of society traces the development of conspicuous consumption from the feudal Middle Ages to the end of the 19th... More > century. Beginning with the end of the Dark Ages, Veblen examines the evolution of the hierarchical social structures. How they incrementally evolved and influenced the overall picture of human society is discussed. Veblen believed that the human social order was immensely unequal and stratified, to the point where vast amounts of merit are consequently ignored and wasted. Veblen draws comparisons between industrialization and the advancement of production and the exploitation and domination of labor, which he considered analogous to a barbarian conquest happening from within society. The heavier and harder labor falls to the lower members of the order, while the light work is accomplished by the owners of capital: the leisure class.< Less
Economic Sophisms: An Introduction to Economic Theory, The Principles of Trade, Consumption, Prices and Taxation By Frédéric Bastiat
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Frédéric Bastiat's passionate and witty arguments for free trade and enterprise left a mark upon the fledgling science of economics, with the author stridently dispelling myths and... More > misunderstandings. Setting out to outline principles of economics for the reader, Bastiat does so with a difference: by fiercely debunking misconceptions and falsehoods about the concepts and discoveries which comprised economic thought. Sometimes venturing to humor in demonstrating his points, it is thus that Economic Sophisms escapes the impenetrable dryness for which contemporaries were famous. Together with satirical barbs at flawed thinking by both economic scholars and the popular media of his time, Economic Sophisms also contains anecdotes and examples which serve to illustrate the author's points. A supporter of free trade unhindered by regulations, Bastiat was frustrated with emerging trends in society whereby protectionism and socialist policies were increasingly demanded by the populations of Europe.< Less
The Drunk Penis - How Alcohol Consumption Impacts Sexual performance By John Dugan
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A drunk man has a drunk penis, and that does not lead to an impressive performance. Immoderate alcohol consumption can have negative sexual performance consequences for men, both short-term and... More > long-term< Less
Tactile Media Consumption and Production for and By People who are Blind and Visually Impaired By Abigale Stangl
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This work studies how blind or visually impaired people access, consume, design and produce with tactile media. Three interventionist studies—a 3D printed design probe, a design ethnography and... More > a series of tactile art and graphics symposia— investigate how blind and visually impaired people make, create, design and teach with tactile media. It identifies design strategies to address factors that limit blind and visually impaired people’s tactile media consumption, creation and instruction. The dissertation contributes insights about the lived experiences and practices of people who use, create, and teach with tactile media.< Less
Volume 1719, Consumption (sociology) --- Content-based instruction By Print Wikipedia
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Volume 1719, Consumption (sociology)---Content-based instruction Print Wikipedia is a both a utilitarian visualization of the largest accumulation of human knowledge and a poetic gesture towards the... More > inhuman scale of big data. Michael Mandberg wrote software that parses the entirety of the English-language Wikipedia database and programmatically lays out nearly 7500 volumes, complete with covers, and then uploads them to Lulu.com for print-on-demand. Print Wikipedia draws attention to the sheer size of the encyclopedia's content and the impossibility of rendering Wikipedia as a material object in fixed form: Once a volume is printed it is already out of date. It is also a work of found poetry built on what is likely the largest appropriation ever made. As we become increasingly more dependent on information and source material on the Internet today, Mandiberg explores the accessibility of its vastness.< Less
Volume 1718, Construction of Assembly Hall (Champaign) --- Consumption (economics) By Print Wikipedia
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Volume 1718, Construction of Assembly Hall (Champaign)---Consumption (economics) Print Wikipedia is a both a utilitarian visualization of the largest accumulation of human knowledge and a poetic... More > gesture towards the inhuman scale of big data. Michael Mandberg wrote software that parses the entirety of the English-language Wikipedia database and programmatically lays out nearly 7500 volumes, complete with covers, and then uploads them to Lulu.com for print-on-demand. Print Wikipedia draws attention to the sheer size of the encyclopedia's content and the impossibility of rendering Wikipedia as a material object in fixed form: Once a volume is printed it is already out of date. It is also a work of found poetry built on what is likely the largest appropriation ever made. As we become increasingly more dependent on information and source material on the Internet today, Mandiberg explores the accessibility of its vastness.< Less
ReJuice: Reducing Energy Consumption Through Net-Positive Daycare Centers By Ashley Stier
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My Master of Architecture Graduate Thesis/Final Project, completed in the Spring semester of 2014
Energy Centered Management: A Guide to Reducing Energy Consumption and Cost By Marvin T. Howell
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This practical, hands-on reference is designed to serve as a guide for any organization in planning, developing, and implementing an optimally effective energy cost reduction and management program.... More > The information presented is intended, first, to facilitate the achievement of energy reduction deployment (ERD) which includes top management, all employees and onsite contractors. Although ERD, implemented by itself, can indeed render significant energy reductions, the book then goes on to show you how to accomplish even greater savings by putting in place an energy centered management system (ECMS) which can identify and address additional critical sources of preventable energy waste. It also clarifies specific measures necessary to conform to the ISO 50001 energy management standard. The author has included a useful checklist, information on how to perform an internal audit or self-inspection, and tips on the best ways to create an overall energy awareness organizational culture.< Less

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